Location CLEVELAND, TN (Tennova Healthcare-Cleveland)
Field Radiology & Imaging
Registered Ultrasound Technologist - 9:00am - 9:00pm Thurs, Fri, & Sat. with some call. 36-hour position, full-time with benefits. Must be proficient in all general ultrasound. Proficiency in vascular ultrasound desired. This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus of $10,000 for a 2-year employment commitment!
Performs diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment to locate, evaluate and record critical functional, pathological, and anatomical data. Schedules and coordinates tests, records test results, and prepares and maintains operational logs. Calibrates and maintains equipment and orders supplies when needed. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. Requires a two year allied health degree, successful completion of an approved one-year program in Ultrasound Technology, and at least 2 years of experience in the field. Requires registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
The Sonographer will perform examinations on selective portions of the anatomy as requested by the clinician. The Sonographer is expected to perform a variety of general and vascular ultrasound procedures with knowledge, skill and accuracy for the purpose of obtaining diagnostic quality studies. Responsible for obtaining patient history and appropriate clinical information to aid in proper diagnostic correlation. Must be able to work scheduled and “on-call” hours, if necessary.
Graduate of an accredited ultrasound training program as evidenced by verification through ARDMS registry.
Must provide diploma or transcripts upon hire.
At least two years of experience in a hospital or medically related environment is preferred.
ARRT in Ultrasound or RDMS or RVT required within 18 months of hire.
Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical, or employment status of patients at Tennova Healthcare - Cleveland and their families.
Must follow accepted safety practices for patients and hospital.
Must report safety hazards and initiate appropriate action.
Must participate in safety instructional programs.
Must participate in all hospital and Imaging Services mandatory programs and meetings.
Pleasantly greets patients, confirming their identification.